The construction of Singapore National Stadium by Arup, is well underway. Upon completion will be covered by the largest in the world dome roof with 310 meters in diameter.
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The gigantic retractable canopy of the 55,000 seat National Stadium, will provide shade from the sun or shelter from rain.
“Arup was enlisted to lead the architectural and engineering design of the Singapore Sports Hub, conceived as part of the greater Marina Bay Masterplan to reposition Singapore as a great place to work, live and play. The appointment followed expertise demonstrated by the firm in creating international landmark stadiums like the Beijing National Stadium (Bird’s Nest), the Allianz Arena and the City of Manchester Stadium.”‘